Bears and Monkeys Battle Raksasas on the City Walls

Indian, Pahari
about 1725
Attributed to Manaku (Indian, about 1700–1760)


Object Place: Guler, Punjab Hills, India

Dimensions

Overall: 60.8 x 84 cm (23 15/16 x 33 1/16 in.) Image: 56.7 x 80.6 cm (22 5/16 x 31 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.2751

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper

On View

Corridor between Islamic Gallery and Huntington Lobby (183)

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Provenance

By 1916, purchased in India by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy (b. 1887 - d. 1947); 1917, sold by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy to Denman Waldo Ross (b. 1853 - d. 1935), Cambridge, MA; 1917, given by Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA. (Accession date: April 5, 1917)

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection